Friday, June 16, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Jeff Samardzija vs. Antonio Senzatela
Coors Field is the site of the matchup between the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies on Friday, June 16, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Jeff Samardzija for the Giants and Antonio Senzatela for the Rockies.
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San Francisco opens at +131 while Colorado opens at -141. The Giants have a 31-31-5 over/under record and a 27-40-0 run line mark. The Rockies are 40-28-0 against the run line and have a 28-36-4 over/under record.
Valuable San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The San Francisco Giants are 31-31-5 against the over/under
The San Francisco Giants are 27-40-0 against the run line
Important Colorado Rockies Betting Trends
The Colorado Rockies are 28-36-4 against the over/under
The Colorado Rockies are 40-28-0 against the run line
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
06/09/17 LF Michael Morse Concussion 10-day DL (06/08)
05/12/17 3B Conor Gillaspie Back 10-day DL (05/11)
04/26/17 RF Jarrett Parker Collarbone 60-day DL (04/16)
04/21/17 P Madison Bumgarner Shoulder 60-day DL (04/20)
04/03/17 P Will Smith Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
Key Colorado Rockies Injuries
06/07/17 LF Gerardo Parra Quad 10-day DL (06/07)
06/03/17 P Tyler Anderson Knee 10-day DL (06/01)
04/13/17 P Jonathan Gray Foot 10-day DL (04/14)
03/16/17 P Chad Bettis Illness 60-day DL (03/26)
03/16/17 LF David Dahl Ribs 10-day DL (03/30)
03/16/17 C Tom Murphy Forearm 10-day DL (03/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Giants have a 26-41 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija has a 2-8 record with an earned run average of 4.31 and a WHIP of 1.12. He has 100 strikeouts over his 85.2 innings pitched and he's given up 84 hits. He allows 8.8 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.17. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.77 and they have given up 183 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .244 against the bullpen and they've struck out 180 hitters and walked 87 batters. As a team, San Francisco allows 9.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.8 batters per nine innings. They are 17th in the league in team earned run average at 4.33. The Giants pitchers collectively have given up 620 base hits and 290 earned runs. They have allowed 69 home runs this season, ranking them 28th in the league. San Francisco as a pitching staff has walked 198 batters and struck out 523. They have walked 3 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.8 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.36 and their FIP as a unit is 3.97.
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As a team San Francisco is hitting .236, good for 28th in the league. The Giants hold a .358 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .298, which is good for 29th in baseball. They rank 27th in MLB with 8.1 hits per game. Buster Posey is hitting .348 with an on-base percentage of .435. He has 69 hits this season in 198 at bats with 23 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .520 and an OPS+ of 155. Eduardo Nunez is hitting .301 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .326. He has totaled 74 hits and he has driven in 25 men in 246 at bats. His OPS+ is 98 while his slugging percentage is at .419. The Giants have 540 hits, including 112 doubles and 49 home runs. San Francisco has walked 194 times so far this season and they have struck out 495 times as a unit. They have left 459 men on base and have a team OPS of .656. They score 3.61 runs per contest and have scored a total of 242 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Colorado has a 42-26 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 3.84, Antonio Senzatela has a 8-2 record and a 1.22 WHIP. He has 54 strikeouts over the 77.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 71 hits. He allows 8.3 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.46. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.87 and they have given up 188 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .228 against the Rockies bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 222 batters and walked 83 opposing hitters. As a team, Colorado allows 8.2 hits per nine innings while striking out 8 batters per nine innings. They are 8th in the league in team earned run average at 4.03. The Rockies pitchers as a team have surrendered 556 base knocks and 272 earned runs this season. They have given up 76 home runs this year, which ranks 21st in Major League Baseball. Colorado as a staff has walked 223 hitters and struck out 543 batters. They give up a walk 3.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.28 while their FIP as a staff is 4.19.
As a team, they are batting .268, good for 6th in the league. The Rockies hold a .437 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .329, which is good for 11th in baseball. They rank 7th in MLB with 9.1 hits per contest. Nolan Arenado comes into this matchup batting .284 with an OBP of .341. He has 74 hits this year along with 46 RBI in 261 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .540 with an OPS+ of 113. Charlie Blackmon is hitting .325 this season and he has an OBP of .373. He has collected 90 hits in 277 at bats while driving in 53 runs. He has an OPS+ of 136 and a slugging percentage of .603. The Rockies as a unit have 622 base hits, including 121 doubles and 82 homers. Colorado has walked 199 times this year and they have struck out on 581 occasions. They have had 429 men left on base and have an OPS of .766. They have scored 5.16 runs per game and totaled 351 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Giants/Rockies MLB game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Rockies -141
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